Senior Audio Tools EngineerWe Orbit

London, England, United Kingdom 09-05-2023


🚀 Senior Audio Tools Engineer
⚡ Data & AI 🎵 Music
🌍 UK, London based (Hybrid working, remote available)
🧰 C++, JUCE, VST, Python
💸 Package to be discussed on application, above market rate compensation (👀)

orbit is pleased to be working with a next-generation music technology company who is building a AI driven platform that allows users to source, edit, audition and license music instantly.

Who is WiSL?
is a unique B2B platform and global marketplace for all pre-cleared music, built on a suite of proven AI tools that make it simple and intuitive to find, edit, audition and license tracks. By unifying the music ecosystem, WiSL makes the potential of any track accessible to content creators, transforming what took days and weeks to
hours, minutes, or just seconds.

By vastly increasing the reach of every music rights holder, WiSL levels the playing field between giant and minnow, removing the need to invest in technology, so they can focus on what they do best – making more music.

WiSL finds... WiSL edits... WiSL auditions... WiSL licenses...

We are currently looking for a backend engineer to join our dynamic start up and help us build out the Infrastructure. We are looking for self-starters who are equally happy working as part of a dynamic team or alone when


  • Audio coding experience (desktop/back-end preferred)
  • Demonstrated ability to independently research new areas and craft solutions
  • Good C++ skills (preferably in more recent C++ standards)
  • Fluency in at least one other language, and willingness to potentially switch context to Python/JS/...tasks in the future
  • Interest and/or experience in music and musical performance
  • Strong intuition for best-practices (in areas such as testing, code review etc)
  • Communication skills, with both tech and non-tech people
  • Ability to solve complex problems
  • Strong team-working skills
  • Familiarity with professional music tech (eg the VST plugin standard, Logic, Ableton)
  • Professional audio/music experience (eg mixing / mastering)
  • Experience with the JUCE library
  • Good understanding of traditional algorithms (Genetic Algorithm, dynamic programming, etc.)
  • Experience with gaming audio technology


  • Work in diverse, multidisciplinary team in a modern start-up environment with impressive office space in central London, near London Bridge
  • Support and mentoring from experienced developers
  • Competitive compensation

The position is based out of WiSL’s office in London. The ability for remote work may be available for strong candidates.

If you are interested in this role please apply now or email


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